Latest events

At this time, the health and wellbeing of our staff, students and visitors is our primary concern and consequently our upcoming on-site events have been postponed. All webinars and online events are scheduled to go ahead as planned.

We hope to reschedule events in due course and once new dates have been confirmed they will be listed on this page.

For any enquiries please contact events@derby.ac.uk. We apologise for any inconvenience and hope to see you at a future event.

Upcoming events

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**Event postponed**   This event is designed to bring students and young entrepreneurs together offering the opportunity to network with local businesses.

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webinar

Join this webinar to discover more about studying Sustainability and Environmental Management online at Derby. The webinar includes a 30 minute presentation from Uche Okere, Academic Lead for Sustainability and Environmental Management.

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webinar

Join this webinar to gain insight into how our MBA Global will support you in achieving your career aspirations. Designed for a new generation of ambitious business professionals, and featuring specialist pathways in both Global Finance and Hospitality Management, the course equips you to become a successful manager and inspiring leader.

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webinar

Join this webinar to discover more about studying Big Data online at Derby. The webinar includes a 30 minute presentation from Dr Ovidiu Bagdasar, Academic Lead for Big Data.

Hardwick Hall
webinar

Join this webinar to discover more about studying a Public History and Heritage MA Online at Derby. The webinar includes a 30 minute presentation from Dr Cath Feely, Academic Lead for Public History and Heritage.

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webinar

During this hour long webinar, we'll take you through the basic principles of how online learning works and what you can expect as an online learner. The webinar includes a 20 minute presentation and an opportunity to take in a Q&A.

Engineering webinar
webinar

Join this webinar to discover more about studying Engineering online at Derby. The webinar includes a 30 minute presentation from Dr Justin Steele-Davies, Academic Lead for Engineering.

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webinar

Join this webinar to discover more about studying our new revalidated Strategic Management online at Derby. The webinar includes a 30 minute presentation from Dr Cedric Nkiko, Academic Lead for Business and Management.

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webinar

Join this webinar to discover more about studying Accounting and Finance online at Derby. The webinar includes a 30 minute presentation from Anthony Stevenson, Academic Lead for Accounting and Finance.

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webinar

Join this webinar to discover more about studying Cyber Security online at Derby. The webinar includes a 30 minute presentation from Dr Muhammad Ajmal Azad, Academic Lead for Cyber Security.

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webinar

Join this webinar to discover how our International Business postgraduate programmes will support you in achieving your career aspirations. Our specialist pathways also enable you to specialise in areas such as finance, HRM and marketing or you can choose a more general business pathway.

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webinar

Join this webinar to discover more about studying Hospitality online at Derby. The webinar includes a 30 minute presentation from Yukari Iguchi, Academic Lead for Hospitality.

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webinar

Join this webinar to gain insight into studying Events Management, International Hospitality Management and Tourism Management at postgraduate level. Dr Iride Azara, Senior Lecturer, will show you why studying at our accredited Centre for Contemporary Hospitality and Tourism is ideal for developing your leadership and management potential.

Eco-friendly housing behind a lake
webinar

Join this webinar to discover more about studying Environmental Health online at Derby. The webinar includes a 30 minute presentation from Bruce Birkett, Academic Lead for Environmental Health.

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webinar

Join this webinar to discover more about studying Nursing online at Derby. The webinar includes a 30 minute presentation from Alan Williams, Academic Lead for our Nursing and Perioperative Practice portfolio.

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webinar

Join this webinar to discover more about studying Health and Social Care online at Derby. The webinar includes a 30 minute presentation from Dr Pauline Green, Academic Lead for Health and Social Care.

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webinar

Join this webinar to discover more about studying an MBA online at Derby. The webinar includes a 30 minute presentation from Dr Cedric Nkiko, Academic Lead for Business and Management.

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webinar

Join this webinar to discover more about studying Counselling, CBT and Psychotherapy online at Derby. The webinar includes a 30 minute presentation from Dr Yasuhiro Kotera, Academic Lead for Counselling.

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public lecture

**Event postponed**   Storyteller Amy Douglas reminisces about her teenage self and her apprenticeship with the late Duncan Williamson, alongside story, song and history. A discussion and a Q&A session on curation of Audio Visual archive materials will follow Amy's performance.

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**Event postponed**   Professor Kate Moss will discuss her research on the hidden crisis of women’s homelessness and one of the major precipitators, domestic abuse.

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webinar

Join this webinar to discover more about studying Business and Management online at Derby. The webinar includes a 30 minute presentation from Dr Valentina Gorchakova, Academic Lead for Business and Management.

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webinar

Join this webinar to discover more about studying an iPGCE online at Derby. The webinar includes a 30 minute presentation from Andy Bloor, Academic Lead for iPGCE.

A student working on a Ipad in a classroom seminar.

**Event postponed**   The event provides attendees with an opportunity to engage in research and evidence relevant to teaching in the Post-14 sector. It provides opportunities for attendees to extend their network and participate in workshops related to the topic. 

Ergonomics webinar
webinar

Join this webinar to discover more about studying Ergonomics online at Derby. The webinar includes a 30 minute presentation from Melinda Lyons, Academic Lead and Senior Lecturer in Ergonomics.

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webinar

Join this webinar to discover more about studying a Psychology course online at Derby. The webinar includes a 30 minute presentation from Melanie Haughton, Lecturer in Psychology.

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conference

**Event postponed**   As part of their degree second-year Literature and History, students take part in an annual public conference, where they present a series of papers based around a central theme. In 2020, reflecting the fact that it is an Olympics year, the theme is Mind and Body.

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conference

**Event postponed**   What we need if we are to understand the future for schools is debate.“What are schools for?” As a contribution to this much-needed debate, we have invited three headteachers from very different schools to present their visions of education and to invite teachers and students to join in the debate. 

Engineers in hi-vis and white helmets discuss plans
webinar

Join this webinar to discover more about studying our Civil Engineering and Construction Management MSc online at Derby. The webinar includes a 30 minute presentation from Martin Adlington, Academic Lead for Civil Engineering.

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webinar

Join this webinar to discover more about studying Computing and IT online at Derby. The webinar includes a 30 minute presentation from Dr Tariq Abdullah, Academic Lead for Computing and IT.

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**Event postponed**   Professor Ian Turner will share his reflections on the importance of entertainment pedagogy through a series of examples and case studies from his career to date.

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open day

Visit us in May to discover our Derby Campus and find out more about our postgraduate courses.

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seminar

**Event postponed**   An evening with award-winning, international Storyteller Peter Chand. During an hour-long performance, be transported by Peter's unique retelling of some of his favourite stories from India, the land of his parents.

Teacher with children undertaking a colouring activity
webinar

Join this webinar to discover more about studying an Early Childhood Studies BA online at Derby. The webinar includes a 30 minute presentation from Helen Simmons, Academic Lead for Childhood Studies.

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conference

**Event postponed**   The Nature Connections Conference will share the latest research evidence on the links between nature connectedness, well-being, climate change, and biodiversity and pro-nature behaviours.

Student wearing headphones at a laptop participating in an online webinar
webinar

During this hour long webinar, we'll take you through the basic principles of how online learning works and what you can expect as an online learner. The webinar includes a 20 minute presentation and an opportunity to take in a Q&A.

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conference

The Environmental Sustainability Research Centre's annual conference will showcase research aligned with four of the UN’s Sustainability Development Goals, including ongoing research activity from staff and postgraduate research students.

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public lecture

Professor Stephan Reiff-Marganiec discusses the great emergence of smart technology, the opportunity it provides to improve our daily lives, but also the human worries that are increasingly associated with it.

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open day

Visit us in July to discover our Derby Campus and find out more about our undergraduate courses.

Artwork involving a squirrel lying down
public lecture

This three-day international animal studies conference aims to convey a sense of what the interdisciplinary field of animal studies looks like in 2020.

Teacher with children undertaking a colouring activity
webinar

Join this webinar to discover more about studying an Early Childhood Studies BA online at Derby. The webinar includes a 30 minute presentation from Helen Simmons, Academic Lead for Childhood Studies.